8 years high school teaching experience in drawing, painting, and Advanced Placement Studio Art classes.
Discipline based art education (DBAE); project-based learning as well as teaching the academic side of the visual arts, focusing largely on the knowledge and implementation of the Elements and Principles of Design
many local and regional art awards in high school, including gold awards at the Northern Indiana Regional Scholastic Art Awards
Studied Art and Education at Goshen College
Along with my love of teaching and creating art, I enjoy the outdoors and gardening.